The Faculties of the Human Soul
As regards application of the noun itself, the word 'soul' covers several different meanings, three of which are pertinent to this discussion. One is the Vegetative Soul, the manifestation of whose
operationsl21 includes the types of plant, the species of animal, and individual human beings.122 Second is the Animal Soul,123 whose control is restricted to individuals ·,)f the animal species. Third comes the Human Soul, by which mankind is distinguished and particularized among other animals.